Distance Running: The Ultimate Team Sport

Charity Challenge Standings

Congratulations to all the Clubs that participated in the 2017 Charity Challenge!

Thank you to Independence Blue Cross for sponsoring the 2017 Philly Mayor’s Cup Charity Challenge, and contributing an additional $2,000 to the charity of the winning club!

Total Raised for Charities: $24,677.09 + $2,000 from Independence = $26,677.09!


1. $6,046.83: Ella’s Retreat (Supported by Fishtown Beer Runners)
+$2,000 from Independence = $8,046.83

2. $4,763: William Way Community Center (Supported by Lez Run)
3. $4,041.22: Eleventh Hour Racing (Supported by TBR)
4. $2,769.16: The Woodlands  (Supported by West Philly Runners)
5.$1,657.19: Operation Give Back (Supported By Pennypack Trail Runners)
6. $1220: You Matter (Supported by Second Street Running Society)
7. $1,100: Access Fund (Supported by Rock n’ Run)
8. $411: North Light Community Center (Supported by Manayunk Beer Runners)
9. $410: Women Against Abuse (Supported by South Philly Striders)
10. $375: Team RWB (Supported by Independence Blue Cross)
11. $330: Schuylkill River Development Corps (Supported by Philly Runners)
12. $326: Back on My Feet (Supported by Back on My Feet)
13. $210 Philabundance (Supported by Chasing Trail)
14. $193: American Cancer Society (Supported by DetermiNation)
15. $144.69: Fairmount Park Conservancy (Supported by Ben Franklin Mob Hash House Harriers)
16. $125: Project Home (Supported by hg Run Club)
17. $110: Students Run Philly Style (Supported by Students Run Philly Style)
18. $100: Humane League (Supported by Team Humane League)
19. $95: Fairmount Park Conservancy (Supported by PB&J)
20. $65: Fairmount Park Conservancy (Supported by November Project)
21. $50: Back on My Feet (Supported by Philadelphia Runner Track Club)
22. $50: Students Run Philly Style (Supported Team Philly)
23. $45 : Bookin For Lookin (Supported by Achilles)
24. $40: Christian Street YMCA (Supported by Point Breeze Runners)



"If you want to go fast go alone.  If you want to go far, go together"

– African Proverb

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Mayor's Cup Photo Credit: Elizabeth Encarnacion, Mike Searer, Libby Maver, James Goode